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Boston Irish gangster “Whitey’’ Bulger and his longtime companion, Catherine Greig, had at least
14 aliases while they were on the run a Boston criminal court heard yesterday.
They even joined the American Association of Retired Persons (AARP) under false names and used the identity cards they got the Boston Globe reported.…READ MORE
Northern Ireland July 12 riots already break out - VIDEO
Police in Northern Ireland are on high alert ahead of the annual July 12th Orange Order marches after fresh rioting in Belfast in the early hours of Tuesday morning.
Stretched out in the sun, with a cold drink, taking in your back yard, the beach or wherever you may have stolen a couple of free moments in the summer sun. What's missing? A great summer read.
We've put together a list of great summer reads for everyone's interests…READ MORE
Almost half the Irish population is now in receipt of a social welfare payment from the government as the recession deepens.
New figures show that the cost to the exchequer is spiralling as long term unemployment grows.
Last year alone saw a 40 per cent increase in the total cost of payments to those on Jobseekers Allowance.…READ MORE
Irish hit-man Eric 'Lucky' Wilson fired 11 bullets in pointless Spain massacre
An Irish man is facing up to 18 years behind bars for the June 2010 shooting and killing of Daniel Smith, 24, outside a bar in Spain.
Reports say Eric ‘Lucky’ Wilson, 26, who shot Dan 11 times—including twice in the jaw, in the spine and testicles—outside of the Lounge Bar, in Riviera, was set to appear in court in Malaga Provincial Court on the week of July 11.…READ MORE